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The efficiency index (EI) refers to the ratio of nutrients mineralized/made available in the soil to the total amount of nutrients added by organic fertilizer. Therefore, understanding the EI is essential for recommendation of organic fertilization. The aim of this study was to evaluate the...

Author(s)
Eckhardt, D. P.; Redin, M.; Santana, N. A.; Conti, L. de; Dominguez, J.; Jacques, R. J. S.; Antoniolli, Z. I.
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Ciência do Solo, Viçosa, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Ciência do Solo, 2018, 42, pp e0170327
Abstract

Concerns about global climate change has become increasingly apparent with increasing debates and discussions on the subject at an international level. Brazilian cattle effective is the largest commercial herd in the world, emitting about 50 kg of methane per animal each year. Considering this...

Author(s)
Fachinetto, J. D.; Brisola, M. V.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, Brazil
Citation
Desenvolvimento e Meio Ambiente, 2018, 45, pp 180-193
Abstract

In the late 2000s, slaughterhouses across the Amazon entered into a series of agreements designed to reduce the environmental impact of the local cattle sector. In this research, we analyze the impact of these agreements using a novel dataset showing the location of cattle vaccinations in 2014. In...

Author(s)
Klingler, M.; Richards, P. D.; Ossner, R.
Publisher
Springer-Verlag GmbH, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Regional Environmental Change, 2018, 18, 1, pp 33-46
AbstractFull Text

Due to the market demands, cattle producers are increasingly active, aiming for greater profitability, improving on the management and standardization of the final product. The objective of this study was to analyze the economic feasibility of a bovine confinement, with a capacity of 1,000 head of ...

Author(s)
Santos, G. dos; Botelho, F. J.; Meneghel, J. M. de M.; Fausto, D. A.
Publisher
Instituto Pecege, Piracicaba, Brazil
Citation
Revista iPecege, 2018, 4, 3, pp 15-22
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The objective of this study was to evaluate the technical and economic efficiency of different methods of cattle weighing, and to develop mathematical equations to estimate the breakeven point for the adoption of electronic weighing, i.e., to estimate how many animals are required for the...

Author(s)
Lopes, M. A.; Vieira, J. A.; Lima, F. H. S. de; Demeu, F. A.; Bruhn, F. R. P.; Pereira, A.; Vicente, F. H.; Casas, P. S.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
Semina: Ciências Agrárias (Londrina), 2018, 39, 3, pp 1167-1179
Abstract

This study aims to evaluate the impact of two complementary public policies, one federal, Low Carbon Agriculture program (ABC), and one from Santa Catarina state, the cattle beef development program of Santa Catarina. By the official rural credit of the ABC program, the federal government aims the...

Author(s)
Costa, N. B. da, Jr.; Baldissera, T. C.; Pinto, C. E.; Garagorry, F. C.; Moraes, A. de; Carvalho, P. C. de F.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Land Use Policy, 2019, 80, pp 269-273
Abstract

Test-day milk, fat and protein yields and somatic cell score (SCS) of Brazilian Holstein cattle were used to study the effect of fixed (HTDF) vs random (HTDR) contemporary groups (herd-test-date) with or without unknown parent groups (UPG) using an autoregressive test-day animal model for genetic...

Author(s)
Silva, D. A. da; Costa, C. N.; Silva, A. A. da; Fonseca e Silva, F.; Lopes, P. S.; Santos, G. G. dos; Thompson, G.; Carvalheira, J.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Livestock Science, 2019, 220, pp 1-7
Abstract

The state of Mato Grosso is Brazil's agribusiness powerhouse with a cattle herd of 30.2 million head in 2017. With land use patterns heavily influenced by beef production, which requires substantial land inputs, the state is a key target for environmental conservation. Yet the spatial and temporal...

Author(s)
Vale, P.; Gibbs, H.; Vale, R.; Munger, J.; Brandão, A., Jr.; Christie, M.; Florence, E.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2019, 14, 4, pp e0215286
Abstract

Trypanosoma (Megatrypanum) theileri is a cosmopolitan, usually non-pathogenic, trypanosome of cattle transmitted by blood-sucking arthropods, mainly tabanid flies. Several T. theileri strains isolated from domestic and wild ruminants via co-culturing with mammalian feeder cells or blood cells have...

Author(s)
Suganuma, K.; Kondoh, D.; Thillaiampalam Sivakumar; Mizushima, D.; Elata, A. T. M.; Thekisoe, O. M. M.; Yokoyama, N.; Inoue, N.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2019, 118, 6, pp 1927-1935
Abstract

There are few studies on the genetic diversity of Anaplasma marginale in Brazilian cattle herds, especially about beef cattle. The objective of this study was to evaluate the genetic diversity of A. marginale, based on the msp1α gene in Bos taurus indicus sampled from the Brazilian Pantanal....

Author(s)
Ramos, I. A. de S.; Herrera, H. M.; Fernandes, S. de J.; Amaral, R. B. do; Zanatto, D. C. de S.; Silva, T. M. V. da; Horta, B. le S.; Campos, J. B. V.; Alves, J. V. A.; Macedo, G. C. de; Machado, R. Z.; André, M. R.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2019, 10, 4, pp 805-814

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